Cultural battles lost despite, not because of, Dobson and Reagan
The failures of all conservatives for the last 45 years, not just the failures of Reagan’s social conservatives for the past 30 years, have led to the present circumstance. Recent remarks by James Dobson of Focus on the Family (referred to below) concerning the culture battles/war have been picked up on by the Drive-by Media to declare victory over the supposed theocracy-seeking social conservatives in | Read More »
Have the social conservatives quit?
I have to conclude that the social conservatives have quit. Politically, that is, for the 2008 election. Is that right? Am I missing something? Here’s why I say that. 1) Colorado—home of Focus on the Family—appears to be heading Democrat this year. That leads me to presume one of two things: a) The social conservatives in Colorado lack the strength to swing the state to | Read More »
Deflated About Postponed Convention
I am feeling despondent about the postponement of the convention. I realize that it wouldn’t look so cool for us to be celebrating all we have to be proud of over the last 8 years while New Orleans faces another drowning. I mean, its sooo unfair how President Bush takes the rap for the botched response to Katrina when it was clearly the failure of | Read More »